December 28, 2011 RSS feed / World

How to avoid costly surprises

Experts offer the following tips for avoiding surprise medical bills for preventive care: — Call your insurance plan — the 800-number on the back of your insurance card — to find out whether the plan must comply with the Affordable More...

N. Koreans salute, cry for late leader Kim Jong Il

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korea’s next leader escorted his father’s hearse in an elaborate state funeral on a bitter, snowy day today, bowing and saluting in front of tens of thousands of citizens who wailed and stamped th More...

BRIEFS

Longshot Ron Paul’s rising chances in Iowa SAN ANTONIO ( AP) — Ron Paul wants to legalize pot and shut down the Federal Reserve. More...

Lawyer says soldier-shooting client was attacked

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) — The lawyer for the 19- year- old California man charged with the attempted murder of an Afghanistan war veteran said his client was under attack when gunfire rang out. More...